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Poland regulatory report: e-cigs regulated as tobacco

30 September, 2016 - Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Poland
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

Recent legislation transposes the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive into Polish law and regulates e-cigarettes in the same way as tobacco.

This means advertising and vaping are banned in public places are banned, in line with the restrictions on combustible tobacco products.

Croatia regulatory report: TPD finally being transposed

23 September, 2016 - Regulatory reports |

Croatia
Europe
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

E-cigarette products are in the process of being regulated in Croatia, by transposing the Tobacco Product Directive (TPD), once the government is established. We expect the Draft Act on Restriction of the Use of Tobacco Products to be passed by the end of 2016, or early 2017. The delay in transposition led the European Commission (EC) to take an infringement decision against Croatia.

Advertising, promotion and sponsorship in post-TPD Europe

9 September, 2016 - Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

The transposition of the European Union’s (EU’s) Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) has introduced changes that have strong implications for the future of the emerging e-cig industry – particularly advertising, promotion and sponsorship. We run through the implications.

France regulatory report: public spaces relaxed, ads banned

5 September, 2016 - Regulatory reports |

Europe
France
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

One of the world’s largest e-cig markets, France has transposed the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) in several pieces of legislation, starting with the Health Law plus decrees and ordinances with more detailed product specific regulation for e-cigarettes.

The most stringent provision has been an almost complete ban on any type of advertising and sponsorship, which equalises the e-cig regime with that of tobacco.

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The TPD’s impact on product design explained

1 September, 2016 - Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

The Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) has important implications for the products that are allowed on the e-cig market, because it prescribes their characteristics, such as the permitted concentration of nicotine or the size of bottles.

Russia: regulations expected by 2017

5 August, 2016 - Regulatory reports |

Asia
Europe
Russia
Marketing and Retailing
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

        Executive summary   • E-cigarette products are mainly unregulated in Russia, aside from general consumer and safety regulation. • Several initiatives to regulate policy are currently being discussed at the State Duma. These cover areas such as age restriction, advertising, labelling and public place use. • There is currently no excise […]

Vape store photo gallery: UK

22 July, 2016 - Media |

England
Europe
United Kingdom
Marketing and Retailing
Media

Our world store of vape stores ends back in the UK. See how e-cig retailers do point of sale, advertising and promotions in store – and on double-decker buses.

Vape store photo gallery: Portugal

22 July, 2016 - Media |

Europe
Portugal
Marketing and Retailing
Media

Next to Spain is Portugal. How differently do Portuguese retailers display their products and point of sale? We take a glimpse at a few stores.

Vape store photo gallery: Spain

22 July, 2016 - Media |

Europe
Spain
Marketing and Retailing
Media

We head south to see how Spain’s e-cigarette retailers lay out their wares. How hot are Spanish vape product displays and point of sale?

Vape store photo gallery: Russia

22 July, 2016 - Media |

Europe
Russia
Marketing and Retailing
Media

Our global tour of vape stores continues as we take a virtual trip to Russia to view various displays, point of sale and retailers in this massive e-cig market

Vape store photo gallery: Poland

15 July, 2016 - Media |

Europe
Poland
Marketing and Retailing
Media

This photo gallery heads to Eastern Europe to catch a glimpse of Polish vape retailers’ point of sale, product display and shop fronts.

Vape store photo gallery: Malaysia

15 July, 2016 - Media |

Asia
Malaysia
Marketing and Retailing
Media

Our photo gallery gives you a taste of Malaysia’s vape stores, point of sale and product displays. Do they do it differently over there?

Vape store photo gallery: Italy

15 July, 2016 - Media |

Europe
Italy
Marketing and Retailing
Media

Italy is famous for its style and its vape stores are no exception. Browse through our photo gallery of shop fronts and e-cig displays.

Trade fair photo gallery: China

15 July, 2016 - Media |

Asia
China
Marketing and Retailing
Media

Take a virtual trip to the Shenzen trade fair to see how the Chinese vape stores lay out their wares

Vape store photo gallery: Greece

8 July, 2016 - Media |

Europe
Greece
Marketing and Retailing
Media

These photos give you a glimpse into how Greek retailers promote their e-cig products through instore point of sale and window displays

Vape store photo gallery: Bulgaria

8 July, 2016 - Media |

Bulgaria
Europe
Marketing and Retailing
Media

A visual taster of how some of Bulgaria’s e-cig retailers do point of sale, product and window displays

Vape store photo gallery: France

8 July, 2016 - Media |

Europe
France
Marketing and Retailing
Media

Take a visual tour of some of France’s vape stores and see how French retailers do point of sale, product and window displays

Sweden prepares for consumer regulation after court decision

6 June, 2016 - Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Sweden
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

Draft legislation to transpose Article 20 of the Tobacco Products Directive into Swedish national legislation will be in force by October 2016. The Swedish government is taking quite a lenient approach by allowing distance sales and omitting public place vaping provisions from their planned legislation.

Ontario, Quebec dominate Canadian vape store development

19 May, 2016 - Market reports |

Canada
North America
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Market reports

This article summarises the results of ECigIntelligence’s analysis of 664 vape stores across Canada’s 13 provinces and three territories.

Information was gathered from two online sources and combined and merged into a single directory.